Sinclair Broadcast Group Offers Condolences to WDBJ7

Aug 26, 2015, 15:15 ET from Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

BALTIMORE, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Nasdaq: SBGI) Sinclair Broadcast Group employees nationwide are mourning the loss of two journalists from WDBJ7 in Roanoke, VA, who were killed this morning during live news coverage. "We would like to express our sincere condolences to the families of Alison Parker and Adam Ward, as well as our colleagues at WDBJ7 and Schurz Communications," said David Smith, President and CEO. "Moments like this remind us how much we appreciate all that our staffs do for our communities. WDBJ7 should know that our Roanoke station, WSET, is there to help in any way during this difficult time."

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